beyond meaning

EN[biˈjɑnd] [biˈjɒnd] [-ɒnd]
  • Beyond may refer to:

    Definition of beyond in English Dictionary

  • Noun
    1. The unknown.
      1. The hereafter.
      2. Adverb
        1. Farther along or away.
          1. In addition; more.
          2. Preposition
            1. Further away than.
              1. On the far side of.
                1. Later than; after.
                  1. Greater than; so as to exceed or surpass.
                    1. Your staff went beyond my expectations in refunding my parking ticket. ‎
                  2. In addition to.
                    1. Past, or out of reach of.
                      1. The patient was beyond medical help. ‎
                  3. More Examples
                    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
                      • This textbook may say introductory on the cover, but I'm afraid it lies beyond me.
                      • Cats stretch with equal ease and agility beyond the point that breaks a man on the rack. ‎
                      • And, in general, programmers are counselling their colleagues to look beyond the usual suspects for funny additions to their airstaffs: local comedy clubs, theater groups, supermarkets, whatever!
                    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
                      • Beyond were the pines, and a rugged road, flint-edged, full of dips and rises, turns and twists, hovering on edges, or bosoming itself in deep rock-strewn cuts.
                      • Beyond that, Neopaganism may be most helpfully identified by what it is not, neither Christian nor Judaic, neither monotheistic nor agnostic, neither Oriental nor humanist.
                      • Beyond the personal testimonies, there’s little in “The Madoff Affair” that hasn’t already been reported and rereported.
                  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
                    1. Adverbs
                      • Uncomparable adverbs
                      • Nouns
                        • Singularia tantum
                          • Uncountable nouns
                        • Prepositions
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                        3. en beyond measure
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                        5. en beyond one's ken
                        Source: Wiktionary

                        Meaning of beyond for the defined word.

                        Grammatically, this word "beyond" is an adverb, more specifically, an uncomparable adverb. It's also a noun, more specifically, a singularia tantum. It's also a preposition.
                        Difficultness: Level 1
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                        Definiteness: Level 7
                        Definite    ➨     Versatile